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What are Gateway Drugs?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: May 15, 2019 Updated: May 30, 2019 In the United States, substance abuse is prevalent in the media. Songs, TV shows, and movies all highlight the appeal of substance abuse. However, the United States also faces an opioid crisis that claims countless lives every year. Many people blame the…

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What Is Kratom?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: June 7, 2018 Updated: June 1, 2018 Kratom, or Mitragyna speciosa, isn’t illegal — yet. You can buy it at some smoke shops and nutritional supplement stores. There, you might find it as a tea or powder-filled capsules. Precisely what is kratom, and why is there controversy about its…

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What Does Marijuana Addiction Look Like?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: May 15, 2017 Updated: February 24, 2021 Marijuana addiction is an underrated problem that impacts the lives of millions of Americans and their loved ones. Though most don’t consider it to be dangerous, repetitive use of marijuana can result in many lasting effects. For help overcoming an addiction to…